Daniel Lazare is an American freelance journalist, publicist and blogger.
While America never tires of touting its devotion to the First Amendment, it loses control when a foreign news service turns tables by engaging in journalism that is cheeky and irreverent.
Russiagate only served to show how intelligence agencies were able to mount a classic disinformation campaign in league with the corporate press.
Netanyahu is back where he started. No matter how many times Israelis go to the polls, they find that that a stable ruling majority is out of reach.
Why is it that Americans are so quick to blame their problems on others instead of themselves? Rather than analyzing their society in a calm and sensible way, why do they continually go in search of mysterious foreign cabals?
It’s time to give the Mueller report the scrutiny it deserves before its collective falsehoods undermine democracy even more than they already have.
The fact that three of the four Roger Stone prosecutors who resigned in a huff over Barr’s veto were part of Mueller’s Russiagate team shows how the battle lines are being drawn.
Zelensky is playing with fire by cozying up to rightwing nationalists at home and abroad, Daniel Lazare writes.
More than 80 years ago, a strange madness swept through the international leftwing movement when Stalin accused a pair of “Old Bolsheviks” of plotting with both Hitler and the exiled Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky to overthrow the Soviet Union…
The higher Sanders climbed in the polls, the sooner the Democratic establishment would launch an offensive aimed at stopping him from winning the nomination.
The New York Times article was about boosting Joe Biden, and its real target was his chief rival, Bernie Sanders. And poor, inept Bernie walked straight into the trap.